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WPS Spring Luncheon Fundraiser

Friday, May 5, 2017

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Evening Educational Support Group Meeting

Friday, February 10, 6:30 p.m.

“Valentine’s Day: Losing The Love of Your Life.”

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Daytime Educational Support Group

Tuesday, February 14, 1:00 p.m.

“Sharing Memories.”

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Support Hands

Evening Educational Support Group Meeting

Thursday, February 16, 7:00 p.m.

“I Feel So Lonely Without My Spouse.”

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Support Stones

Evening Educational Support Group Meeting – Pre-Retirement

Tuesday, February 28, 7:00 p.m.

“Valentine’s Day: Losing the Love of Your Life.”

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Friend to Friend Lunch

Tuesday, February 28, 12:00 p.m.

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Support 2 Hands

Newly Widowed Social Support Lunch

February 22, 1:00 p.m.


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Calendar 3


Thursday, February 2, 5:30 p.m.

Olive Garden

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Calendar 1


Tuesdays in February, 10:00 a.m.

Westgate Bowl

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Dance Lessons At Gilda’s Club

Monday, February 13 & 27

7:30-8:45 p.m.

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Potluck, Cards and Game Night

Wednesday, February 22, 5:30 p.m.

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A Program of Help for Widowed Men and Women

The death of a spouse has been identified as one of the greatest stresses a person can experience. Coping with the emotional upheaval and social readjustment that this crisis brings can be overwhelming and incapacitating.

The purpose of Widowed Persons Service is to help people in the greater Grand Rapids area survive the death of a spouse and grow through the grief process. Through support groups, literature, outreach volunteers, and social events, WPS provides the support our greater society can lack. In this organization, we understand the devastation of grief and the tremendous silence a loss can leave behind. Many of our volunteers, board members, and staff are themselves widowed; we are empathetic to those we service.